The lessons from local media’s softball treatment of the Ken Griffin CPD donation story

UTC
US NEWS FEEDS > ILLINOIS > CHICAGO >

It's instructive to observe how most local news outlets covered Ken Griffin's $10 million handout to Chicago law enforcement. Let's start at the top: Nearly half of all of the headlines written in the last 24 hours about the Citadel hedge fund founder's announcement is some minor variation of the same theme. WGN's coverage starts with "Illinois' Richest Man to Donate $10M to Fight Chicago Violence," while Fox 32's report leads with "Billionaire Donates $10 million to Fight Chicago Crime."…
...
News Feed:
News & Politics, Chicago Reader

READ MORE >
The lessons from local media’s softball treatment of the Ken Griffin CPD donation story

Sponsored Content